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Introduction: On July 1, 2021, Florida Senate Bill 76 (“SB76”), which amended several provisions affecting Florida property insurance litigation, came into force. This bill was Florida’s latest attempt to stabilize rising insurance premiums and reduce the burden on the Citizens Property Insurance Corporation (“Citizens”) by encouraging private carriers to write new policies on Florida homes. …

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jul 21, 2021– Alliant Insurance Services announced that Tim McGinnis has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Construction Services Group. In this role, McGinnis will focus on providing innovative and strategic risk management solutions for construction clients across all industries. “Tim’s extensive accident and builder risk experience …

Leah Stewart with her business partner Michael Carney, left. Rod Aydelotte, Tribune-Herald Leah Stewart drew a chapter from Noah’s experience with water when she chose a name for her downtown restaurant in 2003. Sadly, his restaurant Olive Branch suffered its own encounter with a rising tide in February, when the Waco ice storm blew pipes …

Detroit Pistons ticket holders with premium court-side seating will no longer have to venture into the lobby of Little Caesars Arena for a beer, cocktail, or meal this coming season. The Pistons plan to open a three-row full-service bar behind the basket near the visiting team’s bench, the first outdoor bar of its kind in …

New Hampshire joined eight states and the District of Columbia when, on June 24, 2021, the New Hampshire Legislature passed a two-year state budget that includes a paid vacation program. Governor Chris Sununu signed the budget on June 25, 2021 and coverage is to be provided by January 1, 2023. The voluntary program, called the …

FOLSOM, California., July 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Samuel Hale, LLC, a PEO specializing in controlling workers’ compensation claims costs for small and medium-sized businesses California companies, renewed its high deductible workers’ compensation insurance with Clear Spring on 1st of July. The policy includes a $ 500,000 deductible per claim, making Samuel Hale virtually …

Omaha has a startup scene that’s attracting the attention of the East Coast. New York-based Vericred announced Wednesday it planted a flag in the city with plans to hire up to 40. “As a technology, insurance and financial services hub, Omaha is a natural fit to support Vericred’s growth, “said Michael W. Levin, CEO and …

Insurers should be aware that many customers do not understand their cyber policies, which can lead to bad faith accusations from the insurer. (Photo: Vectorfusionart / stock.adobe.com) Faced with a deluge of cyber breach incidents and claims, the insurance industry has responded seriously by increasing its cyber liability product offerings. But while the market is …

Zurich appoints head of Claims University Terry-Dawn Thomas Zurich North America has appointed Terry-Dawn Thomas to head Claims University, a platform that trains Zurich employees interested in working for its claims department. Thomas will report to Doug Meyers, Director of Claims Operations North America. She will continue to work from the Zurich office in Atlanta. …

REPOWR, an Alabama-based startup, is a virtual community and digital marketplace that monetizes underutilized supply chain equipment, through B2B equipment rentals. Think Airbnb, but a sharing economy for mobile supply chain equipment. The company is refining the way transport companies hire and lease equipment by connecting transport and rental companies to a networked marketplace. If …